Earth Strike: Star Carrier: Book One

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Harper Collins, Feb 23, 2010 - Fiction - 368 pages
17 Reviews

In the vein of the hit television show Battlestar Galactica comes Earth Strike—the first book in the action-packed Star Carrier science fiction series by Ian Douglas, author of the popular Inheritance, Heritage, and Legacy Trilogies and one of the most adept writers of military sf working today. Earth Strike rockets readers into a vastá and deadly intergalactic battle, as humankind attempts to bring down an evil empire and establish itself as the new major power. Fans of Robert Heinlein’s Starship Troopers and Joe Haldeman’s The Forever War, welcome aboard the Star Carrier!

 

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User Review  - Cataloger623 - LibraryThing

Hardcore military science fiction. As usual with military science fiction Earth has been threatened by an alien star empire. The book uses this crisis to explore the concept of humans merging with ... Read full review

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User Review  - lyrrael - LibraryThing

After thirty pages of flash-backs and info dumps, I gave up when the Admiral sent a twelve ship fighter squadron to attack an enemy fleet at light speed and didn't follow for eight plus hours. Uh-huh. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
4
Section 3
19
Section 4
32
Section 5
46
Section 6
60
Section 7
74
Section 8
88
Section 15
188
Section 16
202
Section 17
216
Section 18
230
Section 19
245
Section 20
259
Section 21
272
Section 22
286

Section 9
104
Section 10
118
Section 11
131
Section 12
144
Section 13
159
Section 14
173
Section 23
299
Section 24
313
Section 25
328
Section 26
342
Section 27
356
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About the author (2010)

Ian Douglas is one of the pseudonyms for William H. Keith, New York Times bestselling author of the popular military science fiction series The Heritage Trilogy, The Legacy Trilogy, The Inheritance Trilogy, Star Corpsman, and Star Carrier. A former naval corpsman, he lives in Pennsylvania.

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